Download Cognitive Enhancement by Kathleen M. Kantak, Joseph G. Wettstein PDF

By Kathleen M. Kantak, Joseph G. Wettstein

This ebook highlights the behavioral and neurobiological concerns suitable for drug improvement, stories facts for an cutting edge procedure for drug discovery and offers views on a number of distinctive subject matters starting from healing drug use in young children, rising applied sciences and non-pharmacological methods to cognitive enhancement.

Show description

Read or Download Cognitive Enhancement PDF

Similar psychology & counseling books


So you will have came upon your self younger, loose and unmarried back. it is a advisor to getting your individual again. From hoaxes to hit-and-run, those funny principles should still motivate you to wreak havoc at the one so silly as to imagine they can stay with out you, and to get the revenge you deserve.

Melatonin, Neuroprotective Agents and Antidepressant Therapy

This paintings is a guidebook for clinicians who're interested by treating depressive sufferers and likewise serves the examine scientists who're engaged on the psychopharmacological mechanisms of antidepressant activities and psychopathological mechanisms underlying temper issues. temper problems resembling significant depressive sickness (MDD), bipolar disease (BPD) and seasonal affective disease (SAD) are the main disabling problems which are one of the costliest of all scientific health problems.

Additional resources for Cognitive Enhancement

Example text

There is wide support in the literature demonstrating the applicability of the VPC paradigm to disease state, particularly for Alzheimer’s disease. For example, the VPC test has been demonstrated to distinguish those subjects who are aging normally from those with mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer’s disease. Most recently, Zola et al. (2013) reported that scores on the VPC paradigm not only reveal present disease state, but are also predictive of disease progression (Zola et al. 2013). L.

J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 31:462–471 Harvey PD, Sabbag S, Prestia D et al (2012) Functional milestones and clinician ratings of everyday functioning in people with schizophrenia: overlap between milestones and specificity of ratings. J Psychiatr Res 46:1546–1552 Harvey PD, Raykov T, Twamley EW et al (2013a) The factor structure of neurocognition and functional capacity in schizophrenia: a multidimensional examination of temporal stability. J Int Neuropsychol Soc 2013(19):656–663 Harvey PD, Siu C, Hsu J et al (2013b) Effect of lurasidone on neurocognitive performance in patients with schizophrenia: a short-term placebo- and active-controlled study followed by a 6-month double-blind extension.

2012), but when tasks require an association of object with contextual or spatial information, then integration of the hippocampus with the perirhinal cortex occurs (Winters et al. 2010b). Recognition memory tasks in rodents are widely used within many laboratories and are referred to as the object recognition test (ORT) or novel object recognition (NOR) or novel object discrimination (NOD). The “one-trial learning” test which is predominantly used was originally described by Ennaceur and Delacour (Ennaceur and Delacour 1988).

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.80 of 5 – based on 9 votes